30th May, 2022 - Aer Lingus Regional, exclusively operated by Emerald Airlines, commences its weekly service between Dublin and the island of Jersey. Operating every Saturday for the summer season, the Dublin-Jersey route will provide a direct link between The Irish capital and Jersey.
Commenting on the announcement, Ciarán Smith, Head of Commercial at Emerald Airlines said: “We are delighted to be operating this service between Dublin and Jersey, just in time for summer. Passengers from across Ireland will now have a direct link to Jersey throughout the summer months, making visiting family and friends a whole lot easier.
We expect this route to prove popular with those travelling for leisure purposes to the island of Jersey, giving passengers the opportunity to experience Jersey’s renowned beaches and cliffside walking trails - all just a stone’s throw away from Dublin.
We look forward to working with both the team at Jersey Airport and our partners in Aer Lingus to ensure the success of this route.”
Paul Holley, Route Development Team at Jersey Airport said: “We are very pleased to welcome Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional to Jersey this summer. The Dublin route has always been a firm favourite and we look forward to working alongside Emerald Airlines as the route gets underway.”
Amanda Burns, Chief Executive Officer of Visit Jersey said: “We’re delighted to welcome Emerald Airlines to Jersey this summer, strengthening the island’s connectivity with the Irish market. Whether they’re flying to Jersey for the first time or visiting friends and family, we look forward to showing Irish visitors why Jersey is the perfect hassle-free island escape.”
Aer Lingus Regional flights will be operated by the ATR72-600, the latest generation of turboprop aircraft combining unmatched environmental and economic performance. These ultra-low fuel burn aircraft emit up to 40% less CO₂ on these short, regional flights.
With fares starting at £49.99*, passengers can book tickets now at www.aerlingus.com